Young Bangla in partnership with the Ministry of Power Energy and Mineral Resources (MoPEMR) had called for applications from the graduate students of different educational institutes in August 2016.
Total 510 applications were submitted, among that, 100 participants finally got selected to do a four-month internship in the different utilities of MoPEMR. However the first 50 is placed in Energy and Mineral Resources Division and the second 50 will work in the different departments of Power Division.
The list of intern placement is respectively illustrated below:
|SL||Name of the company/ organization||Interns placed|
|1||Energy and Mineral Resources Division||50|
|4||Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Ltd.||6|
|5||North West Power Generation Company Ltd.||6|
|6||Power Grid Company Bangladesh Ltd.||6|
|7||Ashuganj Power Station Company Ltd.||6|
|8||West Zone Power Generation Company Ltd.||6|
|9||Rural Power Company Ltd.||6|
This Vision -2021 Internship program is initiated by Centre for Research & Information (CRI), the secretariat of Young Bangla, aiming at the engagement of youth in the national development process. In the 1st phase of internship, around 120 interns was successfully executed in the ICT Division and Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2015. Hence, this collaboration with MoPEMR will enhance to create a milestone for overall youth development of the country.